Keys to help find turkeys during fall

Keys to help find turkeys during fall

Like many animals, Ohio’s wild turkeys change their behavior in the fall. As the weather turns colder, turkeys join flocks, establish pecking or...

October 8th, 2021 |  


Reflections: Remember the Gourd Show?

Reflections: Remember the Gourd Show?

When the calendar changes to October, I always think of the Gourd Show.The Ohio Gourd Society, organized in 1946, held its first Fall Show at the Morr...

October 8th, 2021 |  


Preacher’s Point: The valley of decision

Preacher’s Point: The valley of decision

“Multitudes, multitudes in the valley of decision: for the day of the LORD is near in the valley of decision.” — Joel 3:14.We make m...

October 1st, 2021 |  



Reflections: A potpourri of information

Reflections: A potpourri of information

Speaking of vaccines … in a late September, 1955 edition of the Morrow County Independent there is a story on the schedule for polio vaccine sho...

October 1st, 2021 |  


Letter to Editor: Support Tri-Rivers renewal levy

To Whom It May Concern:I am writing this letter in support of Tri-Rivers Career Center’s Renewal Levy. Tri-Rivers will be on the ballot on Nov. ...

September 30th, 2021 |  


Deer archery season has begun in Ohio

Deer archery season has begun in Ohio

Deer archery hunters were welcomed with some crisp autumn air this past weekend as Ohio’s extremely popular deer archery hunting season opened o...

September 27th, 2021 |  


Senior levy won’t raise taxes

The pandemic has brought challenges to all of us. The Seniors on Center has risen above and beyond the call of duty to continue to serve the clients w...

September 27th, 2021 |  


Preacher’s Point: Praying for recovery from Covid

Preacher’s Point: Praying for recovery from Covid

My wife Julie, my daughter Jennifer, and I tested positive for COVID on the same day. An extended family member tested positive three days before. I&#...

September 24th, 2021 |  


Reflections: Communicable disease, 87 years ago

Reflections: Communicable disease, 87 years ago

The current Covid Virus the world is battling, as I’ve noted before, although more serious than those in the past, is one of many that the world...

September 24th, 2021 |  


Reflections: More September memories

Reflections: More September memories

From the September, 1956 Morrow County Independent is a story about the Canon Orville E. Watson Memorial Hall, a $257,000 dormitory with space for 41 ...

September 17th, 2021 |